GAINESVILLE - Weita Edwards, 80, formerly of Winder, died Wednesday, February 19, 2014.
Born in Barrow County, she was the daughter of the late Jewell and Ruby Doster Skinner, and was preceded by her husband, Sidney Edwards in 1966, and son, Gary Edwards in 1952. Mrs. Edwards was a member of the Nazareth United Methodist Church and had been employed as a bookkeeper at Carwood Manufacturing Company.
Survivors include children, Sharon and James Barnes, Chestnut Mountain, and Neal and Faye Edwards, Bethlehem; grandchildren, Brad Edwards, Tim Edwards, Michael Edwards, Shalaina Edwards, and Jami Barnes; five great-grandchildren; sister, Debbie Millholland, Denver, Colo.; brothers, Gerald Skinner, Venice, Fla., and Moran Skinner, Port Richey, Fla.
Funeral services were held Saturday, February 22, from the chapel of Carter Funeral Home. Interment was in the Bethlehem United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Nazareth United Methodist Church, 622 Dee Kennedy Rd., Winder, GA 30680.
Carter Funeral Home of Winder was in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.carterfhwinder.com